Protecting Aging Adults’ Finances

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Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest: Stephanie Erickson
Guest Bio: Stephanie Erickson, Director of Erickson Resource Group, is a clinical social worker and Director and Founder of Erickson Resource Group based in Montreal, Quebec. She has over 20 years of experience as a geriatric social worker. She has worked with seniors living autonomously at home, placed in care facilities, at the hospital, and who are living with family.

Segment Overview
Stephanie Erickson discusses how to protect aging parent / adults from financial exploitation. Stephanie stresses the importance of preparing proper documents for protection and information.

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Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: Caregivers [Interview][Transcript]

Alzheimers_Awareness_Month_CaregiversGuest: Stephanie Erickson
Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest Bio: Stephanie Erickson, Director of Erickson Resource Group, is a clinical social worker and Director and Founder of Erickson Resource Group based in Montreal, Quebec. She has over 20 years of experience as a geriatric social worker. She has worked with seniors living autonomously at home, placed in care facilities, at the hospital, and who are living with family.

Segment overview: In today’s Health Supplier Segment, Stephanie Erickson, MSW, LCSW, and author of the upcoming book, “Aging by Design”, shares some helpful strategies for improving the caregivers’ experience.

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Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: The Family [Interview][Transcript]

Stephanie_Erickson_Alzheimers_Awareness_Month_The_FamilyGuest: Stephanie Erickson
Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest Bio: Stephanie Erickson, Director of Erickson Resource Group, is a clinical social worker and Director and Founder of Erickson Resource Group based in Montreal, Quebec. She has over 20 years of experience as a geriatric social worker. She has worked with seniors living autonomously at home, placed in care facilities, at the hospital, and who are living with family.

Segment overview: In today’s Health Supplier Segment, Stephanie Erickson, MSW, LCSW, and author of the upcoming book, “Aging by Design”, discusses ways to resolve conflicts when families disagree about caring for a loved one.

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Provider of Innovative Products to Improve Patients’ Experience and Outcomes [Interview][Transcript]

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Guest: Stephanie Cemal
Presenter: Wayne Bucklar
Guest Bio: Stephanie is a second year Chemical Engineering student at UNSW where she got a Co-op Program scholarship. She is the daughter of Mateus Cemal, General Manager for Alpha Medical Solutions where she also works as a casual Product Consultant and Spokesperson. Mr. Cemal has gained business and management experience in operations, purchasing, merchandising and distribution in companies such as PepsiCo., Cadbury, Big W and Woolworths. He was inspired to found Alpha Medical Solutions when one of his family members began having health issues. It triggered him to brainstorm and visualize various solutions to different health problems which are common among the population.

Segment overview: In today’s Health Supplier Segment, Stephanie Cemal joins us today to share helpful information about Alpha Medical Solutions, a provider of unique, innovative, and revolutionary products from around the world that will save and improve people’s quality of life. They offer a unique Specimen Collection Facilitator called ColOff® to Nursing Homes in Australia as well as Tic-Tong®, their exclusive Flavoured Plastic Tongue Depressors. Alpha Medical Solutions is committed to providing the best innovative and unique medical products in order to improve patient’s experience and outcomes.

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Providing Care for Aging Adults

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Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest: Stephanie Erickson
Guest Bio: Stephanie Erickson, Director of Erickson Resource Group, is a clinical social worker and Director and Founder of Erickson Resource Group based in Montreal, Quebec. She has over 20 years of experience as a geriatric social worker. She has worked with seniors living autonomously at home, placed in care facilities, at the hospital, and who are living with family.

Segment Overview
Stephanie Erickson discusses how to “Age By Design”. She focuses on getting to know the person that you may be providing care for.

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Alzheimer’s Awareness Month: Shifting the Age Experience [Interview][Transcript]

Stephanie_Erickson_Alzheimers_Awareness_MonthGuest: Stephanie Erickson
Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest Bio: Stephanie Erickson, Director of Erickson Resource Group, is a clinical social worker and Director and Founder of Erickson Resource Group based in Montreal, Quebec. She has over 20 years of experience as a geriatric social worker. She has worked with seniors living autonomously at home, placed in care facilities, at the hospital, and who are living with family.

Segment overview: In today’s Health Supplier Segment, Stephanie Erickson, MSW, LCSW, and author of the upcoming book, “Aging by Design”, talks about looking beyond dementia as a disease and caring for our loved ones as individuals.

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Care for Aging Adults with Alzheimer’s Disease

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Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest: Stephanie Erickson
Guest Bio: Stephanie Erickson, Director of Erickson Resource Group, is a clinical social worker and Director and Founder of Erickson Resource Group based in Montreal, Quebec. She has over 20 years of experience as a geriatric social worker. She has worked with seniors living autonomously at home, placed in care facilities, at the hospital, and who are living with family.

Segment Overview
Stephanie Erickson discusses caring for aging adults and women who suffer from Alzheimer’s Disease. She addresses some of the factors that affect women specifically in older age.

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Making Preparations for the Death of Elders

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Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest: Stephanie Payne
Guest Bio: For thirty years Stephanie Payne has been a practicing RN with special interest in Home Health and Hospice. Her education is varied and diverse: St. Louis Community College, Webster University and Landmark Education. Stephanie has been presenting this information and advice on “Final Planning” for Senior Groups, Community Organizations, Business Forums, Attorneys and Financial Planners. She is a documentary film producer and the author of “The Sandbox Wars”, true tales of what happens to families at the very vulnerable time of grief.

Segment Overview: Stephanie Payne discusses why families fall apart after YOU die, things your children refuse to tell you, and what the “Legacy Documents” are and what they mean to your family.

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Making Decisions for our Legacy Plans and Passing Peacefully

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Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest: Stephanie Payne
Guest Bio: For thirty years Stephanie Payne has been a practicing RN with special interest in Home Health and Hospice. Her education is varied and diverse: St. Louis Community College, Webster University and Landmark Education. Stephanie has been presenting this information and advice on “Final Planning” for Senior Groups, Community Organizations, Business Forums, Attorneys and Financial Planners. She is a documentary film producer and the author of “The Sandbox Wars”, true tales of what happens to families at the very vulnerable time of grief.

Segment Overview: Stephanie Payne discusses ways that elders can pass peacefully and leave the family and leave the family intact. She also touches on why we have difficulty making decisions when we get older, why we refuse to make decision about our Legacy Plans, and why it may be too late to start your legacy plans.

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Various Forms of Elder Abuse

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Presenter: Neal Howard
Guest: Stephanie Payne
Guest Bio: For thirty years Stephanie Payne has been a practicing RN with special interest in Home Health and Hospice. Her education is varied and diverse: St. Louis Community College, Webster University and Landmark Education. Stephanie has been presenting this information and advice on “Final Planning” for Senior Groups, Community Organizations, Business Forums, Attorneys and Financial Planners. She is a documentary film producer and the author of “The Sandbox Wars”, true tales of what happens to families at the very vulnerable time of grief.

Segment Overview: Stephanie Payne discusses how common Elder Abuse is. She talks about how seniors have a 1 in 3 chance of being abused and how other forms of elder abuse are sometimes not reported or considered to be abuse.

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